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Re: XML version number via DOM

From: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 22 Mar 2001 12:55:59 -0500
Message-ID: <3ABA3CAF.6602C582@w3.org>
To: "Watson, Christopher" <CWatson@lightspan.com>
Cc: "'WWW-DOM List'" <www-DOM@w3.org>
"Watson, Christopher" wrote:
> Setting aside the fact that I can't seem to keep myself from responding to
> list messages prior to RTFM (honestly, I knew that the Document can, along
> with a single Element, have Comments, PIs, and a DocumentType -- I just
> glazed over that stuff), the Level 2 DOM still doesn't provide for a
> Document Declaration node. So if an implementation wanted the Document to
> provide access to the XMLDecl version attribute, it would have to implement
> an extension. Correct?

This is correct. That's always the case for all non supported functionalities
of DOM Level 2, isn't it?

Received on Thursday, 22 March 2001 12:56:05 UTC

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